Our Partners are Here to Help

Billie Harrigan Perinatal Consulting & Education

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Billie Harrigan Consulting provides trauma-informed, evidence-based, and scientifically sound consultations and childbirth education for parents and professionals. Billie is the author of the world's only accredited certification course for becoming a trauma-informed perinatal professional that draws on research from around the world to help address the global pandemic of birth-related trauma. Parent-focused consultations provide support at any point in the childbearing journey to help in processing a previous traumatic birth or to prepare to birth after a traumatic experience. Professionals are supported in learning the skills of trauma-informed care and in understanding the causes and solutions to birth trauma in clients. TBA services available by referral.

Kaitlin Lindquist Counselling

Kaitlin Lindquist Counselling

Kaitlin Lindquist Counselling offers counselling support to individuals and couples in Waterloo Region and Guelph. Kaitlin holds an MSW and is a registered social worker. She has worked in the field of gender-based violence for over five years, continuing this work in both community and private practice settings. She works with a broad range of issues including complex trauma, grief and bereavement, PTSD, and anxiety and depression. Kaitlin has experience supporting women impacted by birth trauma. Kaitlin has done extensive training in various trauma approaches, including Somatic Experiencing and EMDR. She strives to support each client from a trauma-informed perspective.

Garden Avenue Therapy

Garden Avenue Therapy

Natalie is a Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist in private practice in Toronto's west end focusing specifically on women's reproductive mental health. Natalie's practice is rooted in a feminist psychotherapy approach and includes trauma-specific modalities, including EMDR and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy and works with parents struggling with pregnancy and postpartum related anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, birth trauma, grief and loss, and complex loss. She also works with providers, midwives, doctors, and doulas, challenged with compassion fatigue secondary traumatic stress, and burnout. Natalie is the mother of three small children herself and believes that every parent deserves support and healing.



Partener with BTO

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We look forward to partnering with trauma-informed professionals across Ontario. Parents are looking for trauma-informed therapists to help them in their recovery. They are also looking for specialised support to overcome a previous traumatic birth and to welcome a subsequent baby with safety and respect. Let us know if you are interested in partnering with us and helping families become healthy and whole.

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Become a Partner

Birth Trauma Ontario seeks to help connect those who need help with those who can provide trauma-informed services. Our members are searching for therapists, doulas, lactation counsellors, childbirth educators, pelvic health physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, naturopaths, medical advocates, social workers, midwives, nurses, physicians, yoga instructors, dentists, and more. Our partners are trained in trauma-informed care and exhibit the skills consistent with a trauma-informed approach.


 If you provide trauma-informed care in your professional field, you are invited to apply to partner with Birth Trauma Ontario in order to advertise your services on our website for a low annual fee. You may end your relationship with us at any time.

Terms and conditions apply.